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Lidl business bought 17 MILLION mince pies in the run-up to Christmas as the supermarket reports fender gratifying sales

BUDGET supermarket Lidl has posted record sales over the Christmas period as it continues its enlargement opposite the UK. About 600 tonnes of Brussels sprouts, 17 million mince pies and over 800,000 litres of Champagne and Prosecco were snapped up by shoppers in December. Shoppers bought about 600 tonnes of Brussels sprouts and 17 million mince pies over the gratifying period …

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Nature up close: The Christmas Bird Count

By “Sunday Morning” contributing videographer Judy Lehmberg. Wait! Stop! Do you hear that? It’s a red-bellied woodpecker! Oh, we hear cedar waxwings, too, and a timber duck!  The object isn’t up nonetheless but my crony Stacey is already adding species. As she calls them out, we make check marks on the central list. Since it is early in the morning, …

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All Bar One owners boosts sales by 3.9% during Christmas

All Bar One owners boosts like-for-likes sales 3.9% in the three-weeks to Jan 6 Pub user enjoys fender Christmas Day with 5.4% like-for-like sales But weather dampens trade in run-up to gratifying duration with sales only up 1.6% By Alex Wright For Thisismoney.co.uk Published: 05:46 EST, 12 Jan 2018 | Updated: 06:51 EST, 12 Jan 2018 e-mail 1 View comments …

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House of Fraser set to mattock unwell stores after Christmas sales slump

HOUSE of Fraser is to mattock unwell stores or cut their distance following a unsatisfactory Christmas, according to reports. The struggling dialect store sequence is fervent to trim its £88million-a-year skill bill. Struggling House of Fraser plots a sell-off of unwell stores after a unsatisfactory Christmas No store closures have been reliable yet. But all the outlets are accepted to …

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Jeff Brazier discusses Freddie spending Christmas away

Jeff Brazier has suggested the two sons he shared with Jade Goody – Bobby, 14, and Freddie, 13, will be his best men when he weds Katie Dwyer after this year. The TV presenter, 38, claimed the rite will  be ‘the many romantic moment’ for him as he certified the span are already operative on their speeches.  Speaking to The Mirror, …

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Tesco results show biggest ever sales week at Christmas

Premium products: Sainsbury’s enjoyed clever sales opposite its reward ranges  Supermarket results have looked good on the surface over the past week, but they are helped by food inflation, which boosts like-for-like sales. Neil Wilson, comparison marketplace researcher at ETX Capital, pronounced acceleration was partly obliged for aloft sales. ‘As with all the supermarkets, while top line expansion is seen, …

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Tesco results show biggest ever sales week at Christmas

Premium products: Sainsbury’s enjoyed clever sales opposite its reward ranges  Supermarket results have looked good on the surface over the past week, but they are helped by food inflation, which boosts like-for-like sales. Neil Wilson, comparison marketplace researcher at ETX Capital, pronounced acceleration was partly obliged for aloft sales. ‘As with all the supermarkets, while top line expansion is seen, …

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M&S food sales slip over Christmas

Image copyright MS Image caption MS food sales fell in the pivotal Christmas trade period Marks and Spencer sales fell over the pivotal Christmas period, while Tesco reported record gratifying trade. MS pronounced like-for-like revenues fell 1.4% in the 13 weeks to 30 December. Clothing and homeware fell 2.8%, while food, seen as its many successful sector, was down 0.4%. …

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M&S food sales slip over Christmas

Image copyright MS Image caption MS food sales fell in the pivotal Christmas trade period Marks and Spencer sales fell over the pivotal Christmas period, while Tesco reported record gratifying trade. MS pronounced like-for-like revenues fell 1.4% in the 13 weeks to 30 December. Clothing and homeware fell 2.8%, while food, seen as its many successful sector, was down 0.4%. …

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Christmas shopping: the winners and losers

Image copyright Getty Images Christmas is the many critical trade duration of the year for many retailers, which is because their opening over the gratifying deteriorate comes under such scrutiny. This gratifying season, those with clever online operations and some supermarkets have fared well, while the names of the losers would sound informed to somebody walking down a High Street …

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